Culturally Proficient Practice : Supporting Educators of English Learning Students Paperback / softback
Help your English learning students achieve academic success!U.S. demographics are quickly shifting, and it is more important than ever to reach and teach English learning students.
Designed to empower educators to become agents of change in their classrooms, schools, and communities, this guide introduces the principles of Cultural Proficiency and how they can help improve educators' ability to effectively teach English language learners.
This book features:Activities that build core Cultural Proficiency skills and promote personal transformationA chapter-by-chapter rubric for working effectively with English learning studentsA conversation-starting case story featuring the River View School DistrictStrategies for using action research to improve the success of English learning studentsBy focusing on Cultural Proficiency-and the underlying causes of EL achievement gaps-educators can uncover ways to break down academic barriers and use students' cultural background as educational assets.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 208 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 05/09/2012
- Category: Teaching of students with English as a second language (TESOL)
- ISBN: 9781452217291
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